Flight Instructor, SIM

Requisition ID
# of Openings Remaining
Pos. Category
Flight Operations


Republic Airline, based in Indianapolis, operates a fleet of 180 Embraer 170/175 aircraft and offers scheduled passenger service with 900 daily flights to 100 cities in 35 U.S. states, Canada, the Caribbean and Central America. The airline provides fixed-fee flights operated under our major airline partner brands of American Eagle, Delta Connection and United Express.

Duties and Responsibilities


Provides Part 121 required Ground School and Flight instructions.



  1. Provides flight instruction for initial, upgrade, and recurrent pilot training classes.
  2. Creates and maintains courseware policies.
  3. Trains additional Instructor staff.
  4. Conducts departmental audits.
  5. Keeps abreast of all operational and regulatory changes and requirements. Must remain qualified to operate all company flight simulator training devices, Graphical Flight Simulator and full motion simulators.
  6. Provides technical leadership to team and department members.  Leads through example; monitors, influences and trains others.  Provides input to supervisor on performance reviews and helps to identify development needs.
  7. Performs other duties as assigned.




  • Specialty training beyond high school in FAA and/or Airline Transport Pilot certificate.
  • Aviation experience of 2 years is required.
  • Must meet the minimum requirements for an ATP or RATP certificate. ATP written is preferred.
  • Meet the current hiring minimum age and flight hours requirements set by the FAA and Company.
  • Must have full knowledge of all curriculums authorized to teach.
  • Ability to teach and perform well in classroom setting. Computer skills are required.
  • Preferred: Bachelor's degree (B.A. / B.S.) or equivalent with at least 4 years previous Aviation experience.
  • Able to pass an FAA required 10 year work history review and criminal background and fingerprint checks. Authorized by law to work in the United States. Must submit to and able to pass FAA and Company mandated drug and alcohol tests.
  • Ability to read, analyze, and interpret general business periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures, or governmental regulations. Ability to write reports, business correspondence, and procedure manuals. Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients, customers, and the general public.
  • Able to stand at least 70% of the time.
  • Able to lift up to 25 pounds up to 35% of the time.
  • Ability to travel up to 75% of the time, including overnight and weekend travel

To Apply or Update your Profile Click on Apply Now

Sorry the Share function is not working properly at this moment. Please refresh the page and try again later.
Share on your newsfeed

Connect With Us!

Not ready to apply? Connect with us for general consideration.

By building your profile, you will join our Social Network allowing us to stay in touch with you as we have periodic updates about opportunities with Republic Airways. If you are interested in a specific role, you are encouraged to apply for that job opportunity!